The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had Senior Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Tester
London / City of London
Rank 221 252 318
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Tester 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.044% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.046% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
Median salary £67,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% +4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4815 6488 9789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 96.42% 95.75% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4406 5789 8418
Median salary £59,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.47% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £84,850
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Senior Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured Senior Tester in the job title.

Senior Tester Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Tester across the City of London region.

Senior Tester Salary Trend in the City of London

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Senior Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Tester in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 6 (66.67%) HTTP
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
2 6 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
3 5 (55.56%) Coaching
3 5 (55.56%) Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
3 5 (55.56%) QA Automation
3 5 (55.56%) Capybara
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) BDD
3 5 (55.56%) Web Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Test Management
3 5 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (55.56%) Sitecore
3 5 (55.56%) SOAP
3 5 (55.56%) XML
3 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) JMeter
3 5 (55.56%) CMS

Senior Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) CMS
1 5 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (55.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 6 (66.67%) WebDriver
3 5 (55.56%) Capybara
3 5 (55.56%) Cucumber
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 5 (55.56%) JMeter
3 5 (55.56%) SoapUI
3 5 (55.56%) WATIR
4 1 (11.11%) Fiddler
4 1 (11.11%) Protractor
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) XML
3 2 (22.22%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) Node.js
4 1 (11.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 5 (55.56%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) BDD
2 5 (55.56%) Coaching
2 5 (55.56%) Defect Management
2 5 (55.56%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Performance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) QA Automation
2 5 (55.56%) Security Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Test Management
2 5 (55.56%) Web Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Web Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) System Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 2 (22.22%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CHECK Team Leader
1 1 (11.11%) CREST Certified
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft